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adjective as in fusty

adjective as in moldy

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INSIDE THE MILDEWY bathroom, Galt removed the Gamemaster from its box and loaded it with a single Remington-Peters .30-06 round.

The outline of the damp, mildewy wall was just visible in the feeble, flickering light.

We followed a pad through the weeds until we came to a dilapidated, mildewy slab hut.

He presented, altogether, rather a mildewy appearance, and emitted a fragrant odour of full-flavoured Cubas.

Miss Troil came in and took out the things, which, having become damp and mildewy, she wished to dry.

She broke one, drinking its water, which was mildewy, and eating the last particle of the meat.


On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mildewy, such as: damp, fetid, frowsty, malodorous, musty, and rank.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.